Ragon Fellowship Programs

The Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard is administratively managed through MGH and fellowship applications are submitted through MGH’s application portals. Funding and guidelines for Ragon Fellowships are provided and managed by the Ragon Institute. 

Ragon Early Independence Fellows Program

The Ragon Early Independence Fellowship is a prestigious fellowship for outstanding recent graduates or clinician-scientists who are ready to establish an independent research program without the traditional postdoctoral training. The Fellowship will support creative, talented, and collaborative scientists for up to five years, on either a basic scientist track (PhD or MD/PhD applicants) or a clinician-research track (MD or MD/PhD applicants with ongoing clinical activities.) Competitive applicants should be collaborative, creative, have research interests aligned with the Ragon Institute, and enjoy working in a cross-disciplinary, mission-driven, and diverse research environment. 

For more information, please see the Ragon Early Independence Fellowship Posting.

To apply please visit: https://ecor.mgh.harvard.edu/ragon/grants/ragonfellows2020

Applications are now open and will be reviewed on a rolling basis through January 30, 2021.  

Application Support

Three Informational Open Houses, open to any interested applicants, will be scheduled and held virtually. Register here.

Questions are encouraged and should be sent to ragonfellows@mit.edu. An application guidance packet, with information for each component of the application, will be online by October 30.